Standex International (SXI) At $103.70 Forms Top; Methanex (MEOH) Sellers Decreased By 0.04% Their Shorts

Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) had a decrease of 0.04% in short interest. MEOH’s SI was 6.99 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 0.04% from 6.99 million shares previously. With 414,800 avg volume, 17 days are for Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH)’s short sellers to cover MEOH’s short positions. The stock decreased 1.27% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $62.4. About 578,122 shares traded. Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) has risen 45.59% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.89% the S&P500.

Standex International Corporation (SXI) formed multiple top with $113.03 target or 9.00% above today’s $103.70 share price. Standex International Corporation (SXI) has $1.33 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.17% or $1.2 during the last trading session, reaching $103.7. About 31,783 shares traded. Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) has risen 11.03% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.67% the S&P500.

Among 13 analysts covering Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Methanex Corporation had 67 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, November 24 by Cowen & Co. Raymond James downgraded Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) rating on Wednesday, August 19. Raymond James has “Outperform” rating and $55 target. Howard Weil upgraded Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) on Monday, July 27 to “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, December 28 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 30 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained Methanex Corporation (NASDAQ:MEOH) on Friday, August 25 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, January 3. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of MEOH in report on Friday, October 6 with “Buy” rating. Alembic maintained it with “Buy” rating and $6500 target in Thursday, July 27 report. Jefferies maintained the shares of MEOH in report on Wednesday, August 5 with “Buy” rating.

Methanex Corporation produces and supplies methanol in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and South America. The company has market cap of $5.16 billion. It also purchases methanol produced by others under methanol offtake contracts and on the spot market. It has a 20.17 P/E ratio.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $189,288 activity. FICKENSCHER GERALD H also sold $189,288 worth of Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) shares.

Analysts await Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) to report earnings on February, 2. They expect $1.03 earnings per share, up 1.98% or $0.02 from last year’s $1.01 per share. SXI’s profit will be $13.17M for 25.17 P/E if the $1.03 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.35 actual earnings per share reported by Standex International Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -23.70% negative EPS growth.